The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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Call for Submissions: Best Books for Kids & Teens, Spring 2018

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: October 6, 2017

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is now accepting submissions for the spring 2018 edition of Best Books for Kids &...

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Tundra Books Online Auction

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As part of Tundra Books 50th anniversary celebrations, many of their illustrators decorated the back of Tundra50 tote bags with their original art. These one-of-a-kind works of art will be auctioned...

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5 Books to Read for Canada Day

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Saturday, July 1 is Canada Day, and we have some reading recommendations for the weekend. Pick up one of these great children’s books by Canadian authors and illustrators from your local...

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Janet Lunn (1928-2017)

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It is with deep sadness that we announce that Canadian children’s author Janet Lunn passed away earlier this week at the age of 88. During her long writing career, Lunn...

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Joan Betty Stuchner – Oy Vey! – Funniest Children’s Book Award Winner Announced

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Regina author Rolli received the inaugural $1000 Oy Vey! award in honour of beloved children’s author Joan Betty Stuchner.  The Oy Vey! jury of children’s authors Caroline Adderson, Silvana Goldemberg...

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10 Books for National Aboriginal Day

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Today is National Aboriginal Day, which celebrates the heritage, cultures and achievements of Indigenous peoples. In honour of this day, here are ten great books for kids and teens to...

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